A substantial and beautifully presented 4/5 double bedroom Victorian bay fronted, mid terraced house set within this hugely popular residential turning in Highbury. The house offers an absolute wealth of accommodation which is arranged over 4 floors and a very good sized rear garden. On the ground floor there is an elegant through reception room incoporating the beautiflul bay window with working shutters, ornate ceiling cornice and two ornate fireplaces. It should be noted that there is a set of patio doors from the rear reception room, with access out to the garden. Also on the ground floor is a spacious kitchen/ dining/ family room with double doors out to the garden. On the first floor half landing can be found the main family bathroom, with free standing roll top bath, a separate shower room and a utility room. The first floor is home to two good size rooms, the rear room is a double bedroom, with the front room currently being used as an additional reception room, but this would be equally at home as a generous double bedroom. There are two double bedrooms on the second floor with a beautiful master bedroom suite on the top floor. There is a substantial amount of eaves storage on the top floor. To the rear of the house is a charming rear garden, perfect for a family. Balfour Road is a beautiful residential road situated to the East of Highbury Park and within close proximity of the focal point of the community at Highbury Barn with shops including Godfreys Butchers, La Fromagerie, Da'Mario Italian Delicatessen and a fishmongers. The property benefits from excellent transport links: it is a short from Highbury & Islington Station (National Rail, Overground and Victoria Line), with Arsenal Underground (Piccadilly Line) and Drayton Park (National Rail) also accessible. Trains from Arsenal run to Kings Cross, with those from Drayton Park to both Kings Cross & Moorgate giving superb frequent access to the City, and to ). It is a short walk to Canonbury (Overground towards Canary Wharf). Balfour falls within the catchment for a number of highly regarded primary and secondary schools.
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